[Transcript of Recommendation of Award]
Date of Recommendation
Rank and Name
Action for which recommended -
For a display of self sacrifice while under enemy fire.
This British Officer when in action on 2 June 1944 at (..illegible..) near MYITKINA, without hesitation and regardless of his personal safety, went out into an open field under very heavy enemy fire to dress the wound of a senior Gurkha Officer. Having dressed the wound he personally, unaided, brought the Gurkha Officer back to safety.
His action, self-(..illegible..), was an inspiration to all.
(Signed) J.R. Morris, Brig.,r> Comd. 111 In Inf Bed. 6-6-44.
Comd. 3/4 PWO Gurkha Rifles
Honour or Reward
W. Lentaigne, Major General
Comd. 3 Ind.Div.
O.W.H. Leese Lt-Gen
C-in-C Allied Land Forces SEA
(London Gazette 13.9.45)